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Blue Plate Taco

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) #11 of 524 Restaurants in Santa Monica $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
1515 Ocean Ave, Shore Hotel, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2118
+1 310-458-2985
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1515 Ocean Ave, Shore Hotel, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2118
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch at Blue Plate Taco. The food was incredibly fresh, great service and ocean bow. The Salmon bowl rocked !

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start by saying that our server made our visit. Her name was Riz (misspelled, I'm sure) but you could tell that she's a very confident server and was handling a good number of people at the same time. The food was good, the...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I LOVE TACOS! ❤️ I indulged in a lobster, grilled fish, and a short rib taco, and they blew my mind!!!

Thank xarxe1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a small place with great atmosphere, great staff and great Mexican food and all at a great price. We only discovered this place on our last night, such a pity or we would've eaten here a few times...do yourself a favour and eat here...More

Thank Ashjay40
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want casual Mexican food, then this is the place to go. Started with chips and salsa. The salsa was excellent. A bit of a smokey flavor. For dinner, had the chicken tacos. They were very tasty and came with rice and beans. The...More

Thank MarcusADiner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my dinner here. Went with a large group and the servers were very attentive. Most of us had fish tacos, which were very tasty. Guacamole was fresh. Drinks were cold. Price was right. Couldn't ask for more.

Thank 00LiaB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of my goals on my trip to California was to eat Mexican, and this definitely sufficed! It was busy, and we had to wait a half hour to get in, but that was a fairly quick turnaround time, so we weren't upset! We ordered...More

Thank Taryn M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The freshest guacamole and salsa!! House made tortilla chips. I recommend the pork belly tacos or the shrimp tacos. The Mexican "slaw" is so light and refreshing, with lots of lime essence. FRESH ingredients. We loved it. Ate here 3 times on our week long...More

Thank CaptCheeseSticks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not a cheap meal, and not the best tacos I've ever had but it was tasty. The service was pretty good and the decor was really cute. I'd come here again.

Thank Chloé G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are wanting an Mexican restaurant with awesome seaside views and excellent food and service, ladies and gents here it is. I lived in Santa Monica for 2 years and this became my local favorite eatery ever, I am from Melbourne, Australia and even...More

Thank Megan C
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Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
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thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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Is there parking near by thanks
May 1, 2017|
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Response from Kelley I | Reviewed this property |
I walked there from our hotel but think there is around the area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1515 Ocean Ave, Shore Hotel, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2118
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighborhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-458-2985
  • This restaurant is at Shore Hotel
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